Escuela 5 Primera Parte I
Welcome Weekend at Missouri State University is full of events that introduce you to campus, life at Missouri State and prepare you for a great first semester of college. Begin the weekend by moving in to your residence hall, organizing your stuff and decorating your room. Hang out with your roommate and friends during Playfair and the outdoor movie Friday night. Explore campus and Springfield on Saturday before kicking off the school year at Bear Bash. End the weekend's festivities on Sunday
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Hendrik Poinar on reconstructing the genome of the Black Death
An international team—led by researchers at McMaster University and the University of Tubingen in Germany—has sequenced the entire genome of the Black Death, one of the most devastating epidemics in human history. This marks the first time scientists have been able to draft a reconstructed genome of any ancient pathogen, which will allow researchers to track changes in the pathogen's evolution and virulence over time. This work could lead to a better understanding of modern infectious disea
Leading Business Education
Nitin Nohria Dean, Harvard Business School Richard P. Chapman Professor of Business Administration
Mike Ridley - The Future of the Academic Library: A Symposium
"Nurturing a culture of failure; or, Why ignorance is bliss" May 16th & 17th, 2011 Ron Joyce Centre, Burlington, Ontario
Blackboard 9.x NCLOR 5.0 Integration Building Block
This building block is to be installed by the Blackboard system admin on Blackboard 9.x systems. Please read the instructions document before installing the building block.
Mindfulness as a Foundation for Health: Thich Nhat Hanh and Health@Google
Vietnamese Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh (known as Thay in his circles) made a rare visit to the Googleplex to lead a half-day Health@Google workshop in the fundamentals of mindfulness. The exercises and rituals of mindfulness lay the path to optimal health and happiness. Thay may be the second most famous Buddhist monk in the world, right after the Dalai Lama. He is certainly one of the best known and most respected Zen Masters in the world. Thay is a best-selling author, poet, and peace activ
2011 International Forum on R&D: Session 11 - Mo Elbestawi
Session 11 Concluding Remarks Speaker: Mo Elbestawi
Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum
By reconstructing the events that lead to the Holocaust, the Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum aims to bring the past to life and prevent future atrocities through greater understanding. (6:41)
Photo responsive liquid crystals and liquid crystal polymers, Lecture III
Photo responsive liquid crystals and liquid crystal polymers, Lecture III, Broer, Dick, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
Mixed fortunes for U.S. banks
Oct. 18 - Goldman Sachs and Bank of America posted less-than-stellar results as improvement in some consumer-related banking areas are offset by continuing challenges in other segments. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Discover Tokyo Part 2/3
This 3:46 minute video is a tourist oriented presentation that shows some of the unique features of this city especially its transportation.
Floods force Cambodians onto rafts
October 16 - Flood water continue to inundate Cambodia as heavy rain and landslides in 18 provinces have killed at least 247. Rough cut (no reporter narration)
Bhutanese king kisses his queen
October 16 - Thousands of Bhutanese witness their king kissing his new queen in a traditional celebration ceremony. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Clashes in Sirte as families return
October 16 - Government fighters continue to their bombardment on Sirte while families return to damaged houses. Sophia Soo reports.
Retailing in Leeds - Consumer Shopping preferences
Leeds is a major city in the UK and as such is a magnet for shoppers from the surrounding region. Around 1.7 to 1.9 million people are in the catchment area as shoppers in Leeds city centre. Consequently retail is an important business for Leeds. John Temperley Senior Lecturer in Marketing in the Business School and a retail specialist, explains the choices that face consumers and what their preferences are, based on research by students sponsored by Leeds city centre management. The results are